TWIN TOWNSHIP — A crash which occurred on Tuesday, April 5, claimed the life of a 20-year-old woman last week.
At press time, the Dayton Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol was investigating the single-vehicle fatal crash which occurred on Eaton-Lewisburg Road near Kayler Road in Twin Township.
At approximately 7:51 a.m. on April 5, the Ohio State Highway Patrol-Dayton Post reported it was advised of the single-vehicle crash. Preliminary investigation revealed that Haylee A. Waddle, 20, of Brookville, Ohio, was operating a 2005 Chevrolet Malibu westbound on Eaton-Lewisburg Road when she drove off the right side of the road striking a utility pole.
According to an OSP media release, Waddle’s vehicle rolled then came to rest in a field. Waddle was ejected from the vehicle and was pronounced deceased at the scene of the crash.
Troopers said Waddle was not wearing a safety belt at the time of the crash.
The Ohio State Highway Patrol was assisted at the scene by the Preble County Sheriff’s Office, West Alexandria Fire/EMS, Lewisburg Fire/EMS, and the Preble County Coroner.